Kabuki Symposium – November 13

The Center for Japanese Studies and the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, with support from the Consulate General of Japan in Honolulu, are sponsoring a symposium on Saturday, November 13 titled Kabuki: Negotiating Historical, Geographical, and Cultural Borders. The event will be held in the Art Auditorium and bring a range of scholars [...]

Utsushi Symposium

Utsushi: The Art of Copying symposium was held on Tuesday 10/12 at a variety of locations across campus. The event offered twelve papers spread over three panels that brought together scholars from a range of disciplinary backgrounds and areas of expertise. Presenters included Dr. Joshua Mostow of the University of British Columbia, Princess Akiko of [...]

CJS Graduate Seminar, Friday 10/22

Eric J. Cunningham, a PhD Candidate in the Department of Anthropology will give a CJS Graduate Seminar on Friday, October 22 from 3:00 – 4:30 pm in the Tokioka Room. Eric’s research looks at forestry in contemporary Japan, focusing on the Kiso valley region of Nagano prefecture. See the flyer below, or download it via [...]